Yes, this is really a federally-funded study…

Feds spend $1.5m to study lesbian obesity

Jessica Chasmar The Washington Times 3/12/2013

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is spending $1.5 million to study the “high public-health significance” of why 75 percent of lesbian women are obese and gay men are not, CNS News reports.

“Obesity is one of the most critical public health […]